29th Conference of the International Society for the Sociology of Religion
July 23 - 27, 2007 in Leipzig, Germany
 
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Abstracts can be found under Thematic Sessions

Theme: Secularity and Religious Vitality

Secularity and religious vitality are often in tension, if not in conflict, and both have many meanings. Each can be defined and examined at the macro-, meso- and micro-levels, each can be seen as a process or a stable condition, and each can occur as either the exception or the rule. But if one thing is clear in recent research, it is that secularity and religious vitality very often co-exist, in part because they frequently play off one another dialectically. Read more about the theme

The week - overview

Plenary Sessions

Opening Session: Secularity and Religious Vitality: the Two Germanys and Their International Context

One: New Theoretical Approaches to Secularity and Religious Vitality

Two: Case Studies of Religious Vitality and Secularity Around the World 

Thematic sessions 

WGT, NRF, MPL and AC

For more information please also see the website of ISSR/SISR.

Important notice: Organisers of thematic sessions and presenters of papers have to be members of the International Society for the Sociology of Religion (ISSR). If you have not yet paid your dues for 2006-2007, find the forms you need on the website of the ISSR/SISR.